Generation of new technology and its effective transfer to those who need them is highly important in order to satisfy the changing needs all over world. Agricultural Education in its broadest sense covers all man's endeavours in the acquisition, transmission and absorption of knowledge of the better means and understanding of the processes which lead to the scientific and better farming and cover all the basic needs of the human beings, i.e., food, clothing and shelter.
Accepting the scarcity of available literature on the competitive examinations, to satisfy the need of the students, Department of Agricultural Extension, college of Agriculture, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh took initiative to publish this objective book for wider use. It is anticipated that this book will be helpful to the students, teachers of the agricultural universities and professional workers in the field.
This book provides all most all different aspects of agriculture discipline included in the various Agricultural Universities Syllabi. If it becomes useful even to a few students, who will pass JRF, SRF and PG entrance examinations. (jacket)